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Mariner's Homes

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3504 / 50°21'1"N

Longitude: -3.5842 / 3°35'3"W

OS Eastings: 287388

OS Northings: 51255

OS Grid: SX873512

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RGS7

Mapcode Global: FRA 38C3.RGS

Entry Name: Mariner's Homes

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387394

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


673-1/5/285 (South side)
23/10/72 Nos.85, 87 AND 89
Mariners' Homes


Homes for poor mariners. Possibly founded by William Ley in
1599, according to the previous list description. Rebuilt
1810, restored with alterations in 1962. Mixed construction;
mostly painted or plastered stone rubble, upper floors of
front are slate-hung timber-framing; end and axial stacks with
painted brick chimneyshafts with pots; slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. Main block has symmetrical 3-window
front; central windows are tripartite sashes, all 12-pane, and
to each end are full-height canted bay windows containing
front 16-pane sashes, all C20 replacements. Between the centre
and bay windows are C20 part-glazed doors. End bay to right
has a similar door and small C20 windows with glazing bars.
Plain eaves to parallel gable-ended roof.
INTERIOR: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX8738851255

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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